Learning

HOW TO
BRIDGE
THE GAP
FROM HERE

In our region:

  • Up to 60% of kids are not physically school ready for school in first year of formal education. (AEDC)
  • Up to 40% of children lack adequate language and cognitive skills in the first year of formal education. (AEDC) 
  • By age 15 up to 25% of youth are not engaged in fulltime education/employment.(ABS, 2011)

Community has said…

“Parents and families need to be part of learning.

“Children need early, effective support with learning.”

“Timely assistance for those with additional needs.

TO BE
LEARNING MORE
HERE

By 2035 every child will have:

  • Access to learning, in the classroom and also in their home/community
  • Families who are supportive of learning
  • School readiness by age 5
  • Participation in and experience of education that enables them to reach their full potential, and maximise life’s opportunities
  • Engagement in education or employment
  • Support required to reach full potential

Every child succeeds